Favorite Links

(Please let me know if you find that any of these links is no longer working)

Rudisill's Alt Print Haus
- My parents' Currier & Ives lithograph site

German Naming Customs - 18th Century Pennsylvania German Naming Customs

Mid-Atlantic Roots Network - Great RootsWeb site!

U. S. Army Military History Institute - Carlisle, Pennsylvania

Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness

Rootsweb - The Internet's oldest and largest FREE Genealogy Community

Migrations - A neat site with all kinds of information on the migration routes of our ancestors

Books We Own - A Rootsweb Look-up Resource

Daughters of the American Revolution

National Archives Genealogy Page

FamilySearch - Website of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS)

Genealogy Today - Lots of useful genealogy articles at this site

Heritage Pursuit - "The Place for Genealogists and Historians" has lots of information on German immigrants to Ohio.  Also has tons of great links to family sites, passenger lists, Revolutionary War sites, Civil War sites and more

Hessen, Germany - A site devoted to Hessen Germany

Past Connections - A site dedicated to helping people find original items and memorabilia from their family's past

Cyndi's List - One of the most famous genealogy sites of them all

Research Tools, Tips and Tricks - Exactly what the title says

DeadFred - A site designed to reunite families with lost photos

Ford & Nagle - Historians and Genealogists / Collectors of Antique Family Photos, Family Bibles, and Family Documents / Authors of Genealogical Research Books

Hanover (York County, Pennsylvania) Pennsylvania Room - tons of genealogy materials for this area of York County plus Adams and Carroll Counties

Carroll County, Maryland Public Library

Frederick County (Maryland) Public Library

Allen County Public Library - access the library catalog

(mostly for obituaries)

Carroll County Times - Carroll County, Maryland

Gettysburg Times - Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania

York Newspaper Company - York, York County, Pennsylvania

Closson Press

Willow Bend Books

Masthof Books

Picton Press

Mechling Books

Madigan's Books

Genealogy Books

Bookworm and Silverfish


Stacey's Book Search

Genealogy Helplist for Maryland

Carroll County GenWeb

Carroll County Maryland Cemeteries

Carroll County Maryland Folklore and History Links

Bachman Valley and Manheim Township Website  - Northern Carroll County Maryland and Southern York County Pennsylvania

Frederick County Genealogical Society

Frederick County GenWeb

Early Frederick County, Maryland - Tax and court records, cemetery records, look-ups and more

Maryland Census - USGenWeb project for the Pennsylvania census

Maryland Historical Society

Maryland State Archives

Western Maryland Genealogy - Subject index to back issues of volumes 1-14

Western Maryland Genealogy - subscription information

Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania

The Historical Society of Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission

York County Archives

Lancaster County Historical Society

Pennsylvania Original Land Records - Neal Hively's site for York County land records and other valuable information

Pennsylvania Census - USGenWeb project for the Pennsylvania census

Pennsylvania Volunteers of the Civil War

Adams County - Pennsylvania GenWeb site

York County - Pennsylvania GenWeb site

Various Pennsylvania Counties - lots of valuable information here

Passenger List of the ship "Osgood" - arrived in Philadelphia on 29 September 1750

Ohio Genealogical Society

Ohio Historical Society

U.S. Copyright and Genealogy

10 Myths about copyright explained

Copyrighting Genealogical Information

U.S. Copyright Office


Johan Christian Bachman

Bankert-Banker-Bankard Family




Diehl/Deal Families


Eichelberger Genealogy

Everhart - Alice Luckhardt's pages with many Maryland and Pennsylvania names, including Everhart



Stephen Fuhrman Family Home Page


The Gelwicks and Kershner Family Page (includes Slagle data)

Gerber/Garber/Garver Progenitors in America

Johan Conradt Gentzler (1705-1778)

Casper Glattfelder Association of America


Hartman Cousins

Hoover, Hover, Huber


GK Bopp Home Page - Includes Lenhart and Gerber


Marker Family Researchers

The House of Mehring

Miller - Millers of Adams County, Pennsylvania

Mumma-Moomaw Surname Page


Richcreek Family

Rudisill Family Association


Nicholas Sheely/Sheeley Family Association


The Spangler Family Genealogy Page

Sprinkle, Sprenckel, Sprankle

Bob's Genealogy Filing Cabinet - Includes Stockslagers

Stough-Stauch-Stouch Genealogy

Union Mills Homestead (The Shriver Family)


Footprints from the Past - Includes Wentz, Holtzapple, Trostle

Wentz Family


The Thomas R. Yingling Family Home Page